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Cosmos 1266 - Orbit

View from above orbital plane
View from above orbital plane
View from above satellite
View from above satellite

Ground track
Ground track

The orbit data is extracted from the following two-line orbital elements,

1 12409U 81037A   18021.88275560 -.00000080 +00000-0 +92131-5 0  9998
2 12409 064.7622 137.8605 0015937 035.6449 324.5673 13.90436902866064
Epoch (UTC): 21 January 2018 21:11:10
Eccentricity: 0.0015937
inclination: 64.7622°
perigee height: 915 km
apogee height: 939 km
right ascension of ascending node: 137.8605°
argument of perigee: 35.6449°
revolutions per day: 13.90436902
mean anomaly at epoch: 324.5673°
orbit number at epoch: 86606

The dashed part of the orbit path shows where the satellite is in the earth's shadow,  

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